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  1. American Anthropological Association (AAA) Meeting, Washington DC, 3-7 December 2014

    Join Routledge at the 113th American Anthropological Association meeting in Washington DC, December 3rd-7th, 2014.  Visit our stand to browse our latest books and receive 20% off all titles on display and free shipping on all orders!  For a selection of titles on display, click here.

    Be sure to stop by our booth on Saturday, 12/6, between 10:30 and 11:30 as author Adam Kuper will be on hand for the launch of the 4th edition of his book, Anthropology and Anthropologists: The British School in the Twentieth Century.

  2. Ecocultures

    Blueprints for Sustainable Communities
    Edited by Steffen Böhm, Zareen Pervez Bharucha, Jules Pretty

    This book demonstrates how communities in both developed and developing countries are already taking action to maintain or build resilient and sustainable lifestyles. These communities, here designated as ‘Ecocultures’, are exemplars of the art and science of sustainable living. Though they form a diverse group... Read more...

  3. Now Available - Medical Anthropology in Europe: Shaping the Field

    This collection brings together three generations of medical anthropologists working at European universities to reflect on past, current and future directions of the field. Medical anthropology emerged on an international playing ground, and while other recently compiled anthologies emphasize North American developments, this volume highlights substantial ethnographic and theoretical studies undertaken in Europe.

     This book was originally published as a special issue of Anthropology and Medicine.

  4. 2014 Anthropology Bestsellers

    We are proud to present our Top 10 Bestselling titles from Routledge Anthropology.

    Learn more about any of these bestsellers by just clicking on the titles below, where you can read the full blurb, view the table of contents, read reviews, and view inside with FREE ACCESS to the first 30 pages of every book!
     

  5. Reproduction and Biopolitics: Ethnographies of Governance, “Irrationality” and Resistance

    Routledge is delighted to announce that  Reproduction and Biopolitics: Ethnographies of Governance, "Irrationality" and Resistance has published. 

  6. Now Available - The Underbelly of the Indian Boom

    Routledge is pleased to announce the publication of The Underbelly of the Indian Boom. As India emerges as a major economic power, producing dollar billionaires rising at the rate of 17 per year, more than 800 million Indians eke out a living on less than two dollars a day. This book takes the reader to the underbelly of the Indian boom, an India that is not shining but is struggling to survive. 

  7. Samuel Collins and Matthew Durington on the changing nature of anthropological research

    How have new technologies changed the nature of anthropological research? 

    Samuel Gerald Collins and Matthew Slover Durington, authors of Networked Anthropology: A Primer for Ethnographers, answered a few questions for us about their research and the influence of information and communication technologies on self, community, politics and practice. 

  8. Interview with Ann Reed, author of Pilgrimage Tourism of Diaspora Africans to Ghana

    Ann Reed, author Pilgrimage Tourism of Diaspora Africans to Ghana recently answered a few questions for us about her research and the surprises and challenges of her fieldwork in Ghana. 

  9. Interview with Allan Charles Dawson, editor of Negotiating Territoriality

    How have modern states interacted with traditional societies’ ways of using and managing territory?

    Allan Charles Dawson, lead editor of Negotiating Territoriality: Spatial Dialogues Between State and Tradition, recently answered a few questions for us about his research.

  10. Pilgrimage Tourism of Diaspora Africans to Ghana

    Routledge is pleased to announce the publication of Pilgrimage Tourism of Diaspora Africans to Ghana , an original and fascinating investigation of knowledge networks based on materials and associated technologies in Prehistoric Europe and the Classical Mediterranean. Read more.  

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